138. Water Balloon War
It was a hot day in Clarksville. The
in the neighborhood were sweating, and wanted to
something refreshing. The pool was closed because they
building something new in it. They thought about
they could do to escape the heat, but
never could agree on doing the same thing.
's when Christopher Baker decided to go to the
. He bought 10 bags of balloons, and went
his house to fill them up with water.
invited his two best friends Joseph and Patrick
help him out. By the time they finished,
had five buckets of water balloons.
with the buckets, put them in the center
Joseph's lawn, and started throwing them to the
in the neighborhood. At first, the other children
surprised, but then they wanted to get wetter.
all went to the store and bought some
for themselves. Christopher and his friends went back
the house to make more balloons. When they
back outside, they got attacked with 10 different
Christopher and his friends started laughing when
realized where the other boys were. They decided
hide. Christopher gave the orders to his friends.
told Joseph to hide behind his dad's car;
told Patrick to hide behind his mom's car.
each took four water balloons with them. Christopher
them to wait for his signal, and then
could throw the balloons.
Christopher knew where three
the boys were hiding, so he went running
attacked them with five water balloons. Christopher then
back to the place where he was hiding,
the boys were coming after him. Christopher yelled
, "Now!" Joseph and Patrick came out of hiding
attacked the boys with their water balloons. The
went back. Christopher and his friends started laughing.